IT Database Administrator


  • Company:
    TECHNICAL SUPPORT GROUP
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Location:
Alberta ,
Edmonton
Date Posted:
Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
Discipline:
IT
Job Order Number: TSG18-553
TECHNICAL SUPPORT GROUP
is currently recruiting for an
SENIOR

IT DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR
for an Edmonton-based opportunity.
Job Responsibilities:
The Senior IT Database Administrator is accountable for the planning, maintenance and support of complex business applications and databases as well as assisting business teams in delivering integrated business and information solutions using a diverse product suite
Manage the operational effectiveness of Production and UAT database systems throughout the enterprise
Perform and ensure backups are successful and recovery scenarios are tested, reporting deficiencies and errors to management.
Investigate and diagnose database related issues
Maintain data integrity and assist with operations to ensure company IT security policies are to the highest level
Process and resolve incidents and requests in a timely manner and ensuring good communication with colleagues and customers regarding timeframes and progress.
Ensure documentation on processes, procedures and implemented states are created and kept up to date
Work with business leaders and review solution requirements to ensure the operational effectiveness of software, and solutions are delivered on time, within budget
Engage in opportunities to reduce impediments of current processes through automation
Job Requirements:
A University Degree, Technical School Diploma, or equivalent experience and training in information technology or in a directly related discipline is required
10 + years of experience, working with RDBMS systems specifically within the support planning and implementation of IT solutions framework
Significant proficiency in PL/SQL, and Transact-SQL. Additional proficiencies with open- source (MariaDB/MySQL) will be an asset.
Working knowledge in operational use of Windows Server, Linux and Redhat operating systems.
Working knowledge of large scale applications specifically in Enterprise resource planning, asset management and integration systems.
Working knowledge of software classes within mining and refining industry is considered an asset.
Understanding of operations architecture (Virtualization, hyper-convergence, networking, cloud computing)
Ability to prioritize and multi-task to ensure tasks are completed within given timelines.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work independently and part of a team
Most work will be accomplished in an office environment. However, project research, maintenance and installation work may result in exposure to the operating environment and/or extensive travel. As part of the IT team you will be required to be part of a 24/7 on-call.
Salary will be based on experience and current market standards. Only selected candidates will be contacted.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their resume through the form BELOW.